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In conjunction with their 20th anniversary, Wagner Farms is planning a series of improvements to facilitate visitor flow, including reworking the crosswalk across Wagner Road and to increase accessibility for compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act. In addition, the farm will construct a farm-focused “playscape” in the now horse pasture.
The Farm Crawl is self-guided with no set schedules allowing members and the public flexibility to choose the farms and agri-businesses to visit during the Crawl times.
Come on Down to your local library Agriculture in the Classroom is excited to invite you to visit your local library.
Some facts on Chickens, From the Illinois Agriculture in the Classroom 2018-19 Calendar for Teachers.
Farm-to-Table Dinners and Events are still in demand by consumers.
Visit Cook County Farm Bureau® member Farms, Greenhouse & Garden Centers for all your planting needs this Summer!
Creating a legacy to mark the Centennial celebration of the Cook County Farm Bureau, the Farm Bureau and Foundation are partnering to create a Commemorative Patio on the grounds of the Cook County Farm Bureau.
Sweet Potato Salad
Recipe reprinted with permission from members, Yvonne Massie, Mount Prospect, from our 2019 Cookfresh Recipe Collection Brochure, available online at www.cookcfb.org/discover-local/recipes.
Come join the Farm Bureau for some fun at Odyssey Fun Farm in Tinley Park, Saturday September 28, 2019 from 10 am-2 pm. Early Bird rate $17.00 ends 9/16/19.
Mr. Jeff Maxson was recently named Agency Manager for the Chicago South Agency of Country Financial. Maxson grew up in Wausau, WI and started his COUNTRY career in Las Vegas, Nevada after working for Case IH and Caterpillar. Jeff converted to career Rep in two years.